25 October

Afternoon registration

Welcome and Introductory Remarks

Afternoon Session

Evening – Welcome Reception

26 October

Morning Sessions

Afternoon Sessions

27 October

Morning Sessions

Afternoon Sessions

ISTT General Assembly

Gala Evening  

28 October

Morning Sessions

Afternoon Concluding Session

29 October

Jerusalem/Dead Sea sightseeing tour – subject to demand



  • Howard Cedar
  • Janet Rossant - EMBO Keynote Lecture
  • Elizabeth Hillman - Orbis Pictus
  • Alexandra Joyner - ISTT Prize


  • Animal Models; From Patient-To Bench-To Clinic - Panel Discussion
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Epigenetics
  • Ethics of Gene Editing in Animals - Panel Discussion
  • Germ Cells
  • IPS and Trophoblast
  • Large Animal Transgenesis and Non-Human Primates
  • Non-Mammalian Transgenics
  • Running a Transgenic Unit - Panel Discussion
  • Poster Teasers
  • Posters


Note: preliminary program may be subject to schedule changes


Coordinator & Accessibility Issues

Inbal Azoulay